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Where is the Bennet family from?
You can see how Bennet families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bennet family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bennet families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 357 Bennet families living in New York. This was about 27% of all the recorded Bennet's in USA. New York had the highest population of Bennet families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bennet surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Bennet. 21% of Bennet men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Bennet women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bennet were Truck Driver and Teacher. .